Sunday, November 30, 2014

word of the day: brome

The word of the day is brome:

any of numerous grasses of the genus Bromus, having flat blades and open clusters of flower spikelets.
< Neo-Latin Brom (us) genus name (< Greek brómos oats) (
"Some two hundred cows, clustered densely as plush toys in an acrcade game, stood shoulder-deep in orchard grass, brome, purple flowering alfalfa, and lupine."

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